COUN106 Introduction to Counselling and Micro-Skills
10 cp Prerequisites Nil Teaching Organisation 3 hours per week for twelve weeks or equivalent.
This unit introduces the student to the history and theory of counselling in the context of other helping professions. It distinguishes between psychotherapy and counselling and provides the student with insight into the broad areas and contexts where counselling is the preferred helping modality. Characteristics of the counsellor are explored, with a corresponding development of insight into the self.